Obituaries Archive - Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel and Crematory | Knoxville, TN

William Flowers

William C. Flowers, of Vonore, Tennessee, passed away on July 22, 2015 at the age of 72. A native of Michigan, he retired from General Motors after 40 years of dedicated service and relocated to East Tennessee. Bill was a loving and devoted husband, father, and grandfather, which he enjoyed immensely. Bill will always be remembered [Read more…]

Terry Shadrick

Terry “Daddyfrog” DeWayne Shadrick, age 66, of Claxton went to be with our Lord on July  , 2015.  Born on July 13, 1949, he was a devoted father, grandfather (Pappy), brother and uncle. Known as Frog to everyone, he was the most caring, loving, giving person who was always the life of the party. He loved seeing people happy. [Read more…]

Betty S. Wolfe

Betty Stern Wolfe, age 92, passed away July 22, 2015. She was born on April 24, 1923 in Smithwood, Tennessee, to the late Alvin and Darthula (Mom and Pop) Stern. Betty was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Ortley N. Wolfe and her brother Bill Stern. She is survived by her son [Read more…]

Diann H. Carmicheal

Diann Helton Carmicheal, age 64, passed away on July 21, 2015 at Blount Memorial Hospital. She was a warm and caring person with a heart of gold and a grand sense of humor. She was so very proud to be a Central High Bobcat, Class of ’68, and truly loved all her Bobcat friends. Diann [Read more…]

Charles E. Bentley

Charles E. Bentley, age 71, of Knoxville, passed away on July 22, 2015 at Physicians Regional. Charlie was simply a good man who was truly loved by all who knew him.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Edna Bentley; brothers, Bobby C. and John William; and sister, Nellie May. Charlie is [Read more…]

Robert N. Harrell

Robert Nelson Harrell, 44, of Knoxville, Tennessee, passed away on July 15, 2015.  He was preceded in death by his father, Don Harrell. Bobby is survived by his loving wife, Lisa Harrell; daughter, Evie Harrell; mother, Almeda Harrell; brother, Charles Harrell; and sisters, Deanna and Almeda Harrell. The family will receive friends at Atlantic Avenue [Read more…]

William M. Kemp

William M. Kemp, Jr., age 73, passed away suddenly in Powell, Tennessee on July 17, 2015. He served as a Boilerman for the United States Navy from 1959-1963. He was a successful and driven man who spent 33 years growing his field and sharing his expertise as a Quality Assurance Manager. His work ethic was [Read more…]

Dale O. Davis

Dale Owen Davis, 72, went to be with His Lord on July 18, 2015.  Born in a log cabin in Obion County, he raised his family in Troy, Tennessee, in the house he helped to build with his own hands.  Dale was a strong, hard-working, family man who retired from Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company [Read more…]

Duncan J. Mansfield

Duncan Mansfield, the last Associated Press news correspondent in Knoxville, died Thursday of pancreatic cancer. He was 62. Duncan, most recently a public relations consultant and editor at Tennessee Valley Authority, was first and foremost a newsman. Over his long AP career, including 20 years in Knoxville, he earned a reputation of fair, balanced and [Read more…]

Johnny W. Sparks

Johnny Walker Sparks, age 66 passed away July 12, 2015. John loved his family and friends. He enjoyed going auctioning every chance he got and loved fishing and spending time with his grandchildren. John was preceded in death by his brother, Danny Walker.  He is survived and will be so very missed by his wife, [Read more…]

Page 1 of 7112345...102030...Last »